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Deputy Java Technical Lead

Location: , United States
Date Posted: Jun 3, 2024

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Title: Deputy Java Technical Lead
Location: Remote
Terms: Fulltime/ Permanent
Clearance: Must be able to obtain a security clearance. Must have lived in the US 3 of the past 5 years required for clearance.
Travel: 0-10%


That’s RIVA.  Our employee-first approach has manifested a culture that attracts the best and brightest.  By investing in people firsts, and providing a flexible work environment, our employees have higher moral, higher productivity rates, and lower turnover. At RIVA, people are our #1 priority.

RIVA is seeking a Java Technical Lead to join our team in support of our Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) customer. 
  • Lead discussions on application integration and design across multiple groups, advising on system and infrastructure configuration for enhanced performance, scalability, and capacity.
  • Provide technical and design guidance to both application development and operations teams.
  • Offer comprehensive technical consultation to clients and IT management, ensuring the development of efficient application systems aligned with established standards and methodologies.
  • Champion innovative development principles and ideas within the organization.
  • Present and articulate solution architecture to technical and business partners, demonstrating how designs meet business requirements.
  • Develop architecture documentation for assigned projects, including patterns, decisions, and rationale.
  • Conduct thorough system architecture studies to facilitate the development of integrated systems.
  • Evaluate and compare alternative solutions to determine the most suitable for meeting business objectives.
  • Drive application architectural decisions to ensure adherence to security principles during development.
  • Influence key technical and infrastructure architecture decisions.
  • Demonstrate attention to detail and self-motivation, with strong judgment, decision-making, analytical, organizational, and time management skills.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree or 10 Years work experience
  • All applicants shall have lived in the United States for at least three (3) out of the last five (5) years
  • US Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Must be able to pass a CMS-specific Public Trust background investigation
  • 12 years of hands-on experience in solution, application, or information architecture within large-scale enterprise systems, with a minimum of 4 years dedicated to Cloud Architecture.
  • 8 Years experience in designing loosely coupled architectures using SOA and/or Microservices, with hands-on experience in various technology areas including API, Microservices, Event Driven Architecture, Logging & Monitoring (Splunk & New Relic), and PostgreSQL (RDS).
  • 8 Years of experience in software development frameworks such as Spring, React, Angular, with hands-on development and design experience in Spring Boot, Java, React, Shell scripting, and Python.
  • 4 years of experience in a  Linux environment utilizing AWS services such as ECS / ECR, Fargate, Route 53, ALB, Target Groups, Security Groups, IAM, EC2, S3, SQS, Cloud Map, and Lambda, among others.
  • 3 years of experience in IDM platforms, especially in SAML/OIDC configurations.
  • 4 years of experience communicating solution architectures to various partners, both technical and business, with specific experience in highlighting how the design aligns with and addresses business needs, with a specific focus on leveraging AWS services like ECS Fargate, S3, ALB, Target Group, and AWS Cloud Map.
  • 5 years of experience improving the local development environment using Docker, Java, Spring Boot, IntelliJ, and React, with a focus on enhancing developer productivity and efficiency.
  • 5 years of experience in designing and developing microservices using AWS SQS, leveraging expertise in AWS services to architect robust and scalable solutions.
  • 5 years of hands-on expertise with Jenkins CI/CD Pipelines, ensuring seamless automation of software delivery processes.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • AWS Solutions Architect certification (Associate or Professional), showcasing expertise in designing scalable and reliable AWS solutions.
  • Previous experience with RedHat OpenShift, demonstrating familiarity with container orchestration platforms.
  • Practical experience in writing Ansible playbooks and Cloud Formation Templates, facilitating efficient infrastructure provisioning and configuration management.
  • Ability to conduct comprehensive research into application development issues and emerging products, staying informed about industry trends and best practices.
  • Hands-on experience utilizing AI-powered tools in application development.
  • Experience with LocalStack in Development Environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize and execute tasks effectively in high-pressure environments.
  • Proficient Analytical and Problem-Solving Skills
  • Strong self-motivation and ability to work independently.
  • Exceptional attention to detail ensuring thoroughness and accuracy in tasks.
  • Proven experience in migrating applications to containers across various environments, from local development to production.
  • Effective communication skills, capable of articulating ideas in both technical and user-friendly language through documentation and presentations.


RIVA Solutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any protect class.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please email [email protected].  Only messages left for this purpose will be returned.

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